JTA breaks ground on $57 million transportation hub

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center (JRTC). The ceremony was held at the Convention Center Skyway Station on Bay Street in the heart of the LaVilla neighborhood where the facility will soon begin construction.

The Pond | Michael Baker International Joint Venture is providing full design services to include: Architecture, Engineering, Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning. The unbuilt project has already been recognized as a Design Award Winner by American Institute of Architects (AIA) Jacksonville.

“Today marks another milestone in this catalyst project for the neighborhood of LaVilla and our great city,” said Director of Development Allan Iosue. “We are very excited to see this project moving forward and cannot wait to see the transformation occur on this site.”